versus logo
vs
vs
vs
Parrot Zik 2.0
JBL Duet BT
AKG K267 Tiesto
Zagg SMARTbuds
Top 11%1,159 points
Top 11%
Top 11%1,154 points
Top 11%
Top 35%845 points
Top 35%
Top 40%785 points
Top 40%
Parrot Zik 2.0
JBL Duet BT
AKG K267 Tiesto
Zagg SMARTbuds
Top specs and features

Parrot Zik 2.0 vs JBL Duet BT vs AKG K267 Tiesto vs Zagg SMARTbuds: 30 facts in comparison

1. highest frequency

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
20000Hz
Sony MDR-Z1R: 120000Hz
20000Hz
30000Hz
20000Hz

2. lowest frequency

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
20Hz
Sony MH1CBLK: 1Hz
20Hz
5Hz
20Hz

3. has sound isolation/passive noise reduction

The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
Parrot Zik 2.0
JBL Duet BT
AKG K267 Tiesto
Zagg SMARTbuds
45% have it

4. has a neodymium magnet

Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
Parrot Zik 2.0
JBL Duet BT
AKG K267 Tiesto
Zagg SMARTbuds
36% have it

5. no battery needed

This device works without batteries. It weighs less and you don't have to worry about recharging or replacing the battery.
Parrot Zik 2.0
JBL Duet BT
AKG K267 Tiesto
Zagg SMARTbuds
67% have it

6. has a detachable cable

With a detachable cable you can use alternative cables, and if the cable is pulled it will pop out instead of breaking.
Parrot Zik 2.0
JBL Duet BT
AKG K267 Tiesto
Zagg SMARTbuds
39% have it

7. has stereo speakers

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
Parrot Zik 2.0
JBL Duet BT
AKG K267 Tiesto
Zagg SMARTbuds
75% have it

8. can be folded

Folding devices are good for transporting as they take up less space in your bag.
Parrot Zik 2.0
JBL Duet BT
AKG K267 Tiesto
Zagg SMARTbuds
31% have it

9. has a tangle free cable

The cable is designed to minimize tangling.
Parrot Zik 2.0
JBL Duet BT
AKG K267 Tiesto
Zagg SMARTbuds
24% have it

10. has an in-line control panel

There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
Parrot Zik 2.0
JBL Duet BT
AKG K267 Tiesto
Zagg SMARTbuds
47% have it

11. can be used as a headset

A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for applications which require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones etc.
Parrot Zik 2.0
JBL Duet BT
AKG K267 Tiesto
Zagg SMARTbuds
45% have it

12. Can be used wirelessly

Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
Parrot Zik 2.0
JBL Duet BT
AKG K267 Tiesto
Zagg SMARTbuds
25% have it

13. has active noise canceling/noise reduction

This type of device allows you to listen at lower volume levels, causing less ear fatigue as you don't have to crank up the volume to overcome background noise. Ideal for plane rides and morning commutes.
Parrot Zik 2.0
JBL Duet BT
AKG K267 Tiesto
Zagg SMARTbuds
14% have it

14. driver unit size

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.
40mm
Audeze LCD2 Classic: 106mm
40mm
50mm
10mm

15. has an over-the-ear form

Comfortable full-size form with earcups that fully enclose your ears. This model is loved for its increased sound isolation and the fact that it won't leak sound to your neighbors. It offers potential for maximum bass and loudness levels.
Parrot Zik 2.0
JBL Duet BT
AKG K267 Tiesto
Zagg SMARTbuds
39% have it

16. travel bag is included

The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.
Parrot Zik 2.0
JBL Duet BT
AKG K267 Tiesto
Zagg SMARTbuds
64% have it

17. control panel placed on a device

There is a control panel on the device body, so you can easily access the volume control or remote without having to interact with a cable or another device it's connected to.
Parrot Zik 2.0
JBL Duet BT
AKG K267 Tiesto
Zagg SMARTbuds
18% have it

18. has included ear pads

Allows you to change ear pads without buying new ones.
Parrot Zik 2.0
JBL Duet BT
AKG K267 Tiesto
Zagg SMARTbuds
44% have it

19. has an L-shaped plug

An L-shaped plug is better if the jack is on the left or right side of the device, so that the cable isn't bent, and is less likely to break when the device is in your pocket.
Parrot Zik 2.0
JBL Duet BT
AKG K267 Tiesto
Zagg SMARTbuds
30% have it

20. has a straight plug

A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.
Parrot Zik 2.0
JBL Duet BT
AKG K267 Tiesto
Zagg SMARTbuds
49% have it

21. has a 3.5mm male connector

A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
Parrot Zik 2.0
JBL Duet BT
AKG K267 Tiesto
Zagg SMARTbuds
81% have it

22. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Parrot Zik 2.0
JBL Duet BT
AKG K267 Tiesto
Zagg SMARTbuds
16% have it

23. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Parrot Zik 2.0
JBL Duet BT
AKG K267 Tiesto
Zagg SMARTbuds
19% have it

24. has a coiled cord

A coiled cord typically offers more flexibility as it can be extended, and taken outside for example.
Parrot Zik 2.0
JBL Duet BT
AKG K267 Tiesto
Zagg SMARTbuds
7% have it

25. has an on-ear form

This device comfortably rests on top of your outer ears. As it doesn't block out everything from the outside world, it's preferred in places like office environments and recommended for outdoor activities.
Parrot Zik 2.0
JBL Duet BT
AKG K267 Tiesto
Zagg SMARTbuds
23% have it

Top 10 headphones

Add to comparison
    Compare
    This page is currently only available in English.